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Nature"s world records

by John R. Quinn

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoology -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Botany -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Zoology -- Miscellanea.,
  • Botany -- Miscellanea.

  • About the Edition

    Briefly introduces some superlatives in nature such as the largest living thing, the smallest flowering plant, and the fastest flying bird.

    Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementJohn R. Quinn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH48 .Q52 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 212 p. :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL692291M
    ISBN 100070526583
    LC Control Number97039476

      Nature’s Giants: 27 of the world’s biggest critters Meet the world's biggest critters -- a surprisingly diverse array of the largest beasts on land and beneath the seas. Search all IGFA World Records for freshwater and saltwater fishes in All-Tackle, Line Class, All-Tackle Length for male, female and junior anglers. World Record Requirements The official requirements for submitting an IGFA World Record application.

    To bring all their buddies along (and hey, to earn a world record!) the folks at Mike's Golf Carts in Perry, Georgia, created the longest golf cart. It measures 31 feet, inches bumper to bumper.   Meet the LONGEST cat in the world: Maine Coon Ludo honoured by Guinness World Records MEET the longest cat in the world who measures an incredible inches from nose to the tip of his bushy tail.

    World Records are those officially ratified by the IAAF. We have also listed the statistically best-acceptable marks in other non-ratified events that are “frequently” contested (+). If the ratified WR is altitude-aided—i.e., made at an altitude over meters in an event where the thinner air has a positive effect—we sub-list the.   Amanda Bottenberg (@manduhleighb), guided by her boyfriend Mike Bloch (@fly4poons), sight fished on fly an IGFA world record inch, 9-pound gator trout on 6-pound tippet. The couple had caught some fish that morning and decided to tie on an IGFA legal leader provided by Capt. Camp Walker of Catalyst Fishing Charters (@catalystfishingcharters).


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